Epipyrops epityraea (Scheven, 1974)

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FAMILY Epipyropidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Epipyrops
SPECIES epityraea
AUTHOR(Scheven, 1974)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONFulgoraecia epityraea spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYTanzania, Ndanda, viii.1967, leg. J. Scheven.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, coll. Scheven; Allotype ♀, coll. Scheven; Paratypes 2♂, NMK.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Scheven, J. 1974. Two new Lepidoptera from Tanzania, East Africa. - Annales de la Faculté des Sciences du Cameroun 18:79–82.
PAGINATION 81–82, figs. 2–4

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Tanzania, United Republic of   Scheven, J. 1974. Two new Lepidoptera from Tanzania, East Africa. - Annales de la Faculté des Sciences du Cameroun 18:79–82. 81

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Coccidae Ityraea patricia Tanzania Scheven, J. 1974. Two new Lepidoptera from Tanzania, East Africa. - Annales de la Faculté des Sciences du Cameroun 18:79–82. 81
*   In coccid colonies on the liana Hippocratea africana (Willd.) Engler (Celastraceae) (see Scheven 1974: 81).